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Fletcher, John 1579-1625

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Works: 1,528 works in 5,732 publications in 9 languages and 87,491 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Spurious and doubtful works  Manuscripts  Chronology  Autographs  Biography  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Lyricist, Bibliographic antecedent, Honoree, Other, Author of introduction, Creator
Classifications: PR2870.A2, 822.3
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Philaster, or, Love lies a-bleeding by Francis Beaumont( file )
191 editions published between 1620 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 4,164 libraries worldwide
Signatures: [A]2, B-I4, K2. Errors in paging: p. 12, 44 and 46 misnumbered 14, 42 and 64 respectively. Reproduction of original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery. (marc) 20185735. (stc) STC (2nd ed.) 1681.5. (vid) 23736. (DLPS) A06343.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A06343.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Fletcher, John, 1579-1625
The two noble kinsmen by John Fletcher( Book )
160 editions published between 1634 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,306 libraries worldwide
"Since the late twentieth century, when scholarly attention began to focus on sexuality, collaboration and Shakespeare's late plays, The Two Noble Kinsmen has become an essential script. Turner and Tatspaugh's edition presents a strong case for taking the play more seriously now than ever before. A lively introduction discusses Shakespeare's craftsmanship in adapting a medieval tale for the Jacobean stage, the extent of co-authorship with John Fletcher, the rhetorical complexity of Shakespeare's late style, the themes of sexuality and friendship, and contemporary critical responses to the play. In addition to presenting a detailed history of performance, the edition calls attention to productions that have demonstrated the play's theatrical vitality and solved - or failed to solve - difficulties inherent in the text. Bringing the textual history completely up to date, the edition reflects renewed interest in The Two Noble Kinsmen, confirming it as a play for today."
The maid's tragedy by Francis Beaumont( Book )
158 editions published between 1619 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 3,211 libraries worldwide
Rule a wife, and have a wife. a comedy by Francis Beaumont( file )
302 editions published between 1640 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,161 libraries worldwide
Paul Louis Metzger is one of the most important biblical voices in our time. Here he guides us through one of the most significant biblical texts of all time (the gospel of John). And it's really readable to boot
A king and no king by Francis Beaumont( Book )
120 editions published between 1619 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,457 libraries worldwide
The knight of the burning pestle by Francis Beaumont( Book )
107 editions published between 1613 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,760 libraries worldwide
Farce set in 17th century England. Spectators at a play insist that their companion have a role in an Elizabethan production
Beaumont and Fletcher by Francis Beaumont( Book )
53 editions published between 1862 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,665 libraries worldwide
At head of title: The best plays of the old dramatists Vol 2 has the London imprint only I Francis Beaumont & John Fletcher [by J St L Strachey] The maid's tragedy Philaster The wild-goose chase Thierry and Theodoret The knight of the burning pestle - -II Shirley's address King and no king Benduca The Spanish curate The faithful shepherdess Valentinian = only held
The two noble kinsmen by William Shakespeare( Book )
67 editions published between 1874 and 2014 in English and held by 1,527 libraries worldwide
Critical and historical notes accompany Shakespeare's play about two knights, Palamon and Arcite, who fall in love with the same girl, Emelye, turning their previous close friendship into bitter rivalry
The dramatic works in the Beaumont and Fletcher canon by Francis Beaumont( Book )
60 editions published between 1647 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,442 libraries worldwide
Philaster by Francis Beaumont( Book )
51 editions published between 1620 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,075 libraries worldwide
This is one of the most enduring plays of its time
King Henry VIII (All is true) by William Shakespeare( Book )
30 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 1,039 libraries worldwide
"This is the first fully annotated and comprehensive modern-spelling edition of King Henry VIII - known in its early performances as All is True - for over ten years. It makes full use of current scholarship on the dating, authorship, printing, and sources of the play, as well as critical interpretations, and includes an up-to-date survey of the play in performance. It is the first edition to make frequent use of Cavendish's life of Cardinal Wolsey, which seems likely to have influenced certain aspects of the play, as well as the other recognized sources in Holinshed, Hall, and Foxe." "On authorship, the editor concludes that Shakespeare and his younger colleague John Fletcher worked on the script together but that Shakespeare was probably the guiding spirit, as well as the principal author of several major scenes." "A fully detailed commentary and a selective collation of major variant readings appear immediately beneath the text. Special attention has been given to the frequent allusion to scripture and proverb lore. An index to all words glossed and authorities cited appears at the end of the volume."--Jacket
Bonduca by John Fletcher( file )
75 editions published between 1647 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 935 libraries worldwide
Select plays by Francis Beaumont( Book )
33 editions published between 1910 and 1970 in English and held by 889 libraries worldwide
Elizabethan drama by Charles William Eliot( Book )
4 editions published between 1910 and 1937 in English and held by 865 libraries worldwide
The works of Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher by Francis Beaumont( Book )
34 editions published between 1711 and 1969 in English and held by 858 libraries worldwide
Cardenio, or, The second maiden's tragedy by William Shakespeare( Book )
6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 810 libraries worldwide
The elder brother; a comedie by John Fletcher( Book )
52 editions published between 1637 and 1970 in English and held by 787 libraries worldwide
Acts I and V are ascribed to Philip Massinger, who probably completed the play after Fletcher's death. In verse. Printer's and publishers' names from STC. Signatures: [A]2 B-I4 K2. Reproduction of the original in the British Library. (marc) 99838141. (stc) STC (2nd ed.) 11066. (stc) Greg, II, 515(a). (vid) 2504. (DLPS) A00960.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A00960.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Massinger, Philip, 1583-1640
The works of Beaumont & Fletcher; the text formed from a new collation of the early editions by Francis Beaumont( Book )
63 editions published between 1812 and 2008 in English and held by 782 libraries worldwide
The woman's prize; or, The tamer tamed by John Fletcher( Book )
43 editions published between 1647 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 687 libraries worldwide
"In John Fletcher's s̀equel' to The Taming of the Shrew, Petruchio marries for a second time and is tamed by his wife Maria in a reversal of roles that has echoes of the sex-strike in Aristophanes' Lysistrata. Written twenty years after Shakespeare's original, The Tamer Tamed is also a revealing insight into changing attitudes to women and marriage in the Jacobean period."--BOOK JACKET
Beggars bush by John Fletcher( Book )
26 editions published between 1661 and 1995 in English and held by 625 libraries worldwide
 
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Flecher, John
Flecher, John 1579-1625
Fletcher.
Fletcher, .. 1579-1625
Fletcher, Francis 1579-1625
Fletcher, Iohn
Fletcher, Iohn 1579-1625
Fletscher 1579-1625
フレッチャー, ジョン
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